Kent

Touring the Medway!

20 April 2017
The Medway river is famed for its Historic Dockyard at Chatham, for Dickens World and the author’s associations with Rochester. But there’s
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Touring around Gravesend

19 April 2017
Set course now for England’s most famous river and navigate its lesser-known stretches. Gravesend grew up on the Thames because it was the f
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Kent in spring!

02 March 2017
Vibrant new colours in our gardens, fresh events and exhibitions, Easter family fun and lively May revels: Kent in spring is the place to st
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Edenbridge, Kent, UK

11 January 2017
Edenbridge is located in Kent, UK, and despite being so close to London and the M25, it maintains an oldy worldy feel about it because
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Samphire Hoe, Kent, UK

07 January 2017
Samphire Hoe is a new piece of land created by Eurotunnel during the construction of the Channel Tunnel.  It covers a 30-hectare s
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Touring what Henry VIII toured in Kent

29 November 2016
Henry VIII became king in 1509 at the age of 17 succeeding his father Henry VII and went onto reign for 38 years in which England went throu
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In the steps of Charles Darwin

25 November 2016
The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin (1809-1882) was first published in 1869 and the theory of evolution through natural selection revolu
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James Bond in Kent

20 November 2016
Bond author, Ian Fleming had a holiday home in Kent  and when he wrote the Bond books he drew inspiration locally – even the 007 t
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A culinary tour of Kent

20 November 2016
Kent has been known as the “Garden of England” ever since Henry VIII tucked into a bowl of juicy Kentish cherries and developed a passion fo
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